Man charged with attempted murder after Virginia Beach crash

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – One person is fighting for their life after a three-vehicle crash in the 500 block of First Colonial Road Friday night.

Currently, an adult male victim is listed in critical condition after sustaining life threatening injuries due to the accident.  The status of the other people involved is unknown.

The operator of the motor vehicle, Matthew Rushin, Age 20 of Virginia Beach, who allegedly caused the accident was taken into police custody.

Matthew Rushin was transported to the Virginia Beach Correctional Center and is presently held on a NO BOND PERMITTED status related to a single charge of Attempted Murder.  Additional traffic related charges are pending further investigation.

Please see this link for the booking information and photo.

As of January 10, bond has been denied for Rushin and his preliminary hearing is set for March 8, in the Virginia Beach General District Court.

There is no further information. This story will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.

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